For microbes in the breast tissue

The Human Genome Project (HGP) run by the American National Institutes of Health (NIH) between 1990 and 2003, intended  to identify all the genes of the human body, which they named the human genom. What they found was shocking. They discovered that only the 5th of the human genome is actually of strictly human origin. The rest of important genetic information comes from microbes! This discovery led NIH researchers to go a step further. They created the Microbiome Project (HMP) in 2007 to define the human biome, the “bacteria, bacteriophage, fungi, protozoa and viruses” that live “inside and on the human body.” Still it … Continue reading For microbes in the breast tissue

Can you get more flexible as you age or only stiffer?

4 strategies how you can get more flexible, even after 50: Getting soar and stiff with age is bigger than you think. It makes you prone to injuries, can restrict you from certain activities, and it looks simply old, when you eventually can’t tight your own shoelaces. On the other hand it looks gracious and young, when each little bone of yours is part of the the move you are taking, like a tiger. If we women don’t notice a change in flexibility earlier, arounf 50 we do. Estrogen plays a huge role in elasticity of our muscles, joints and … Continue reading Can you get more flexible as you age or only stiffer?